Unit Converter

Conversion formula

The conversion factor from cubic feet to cubic meters is 0.0283168467117, which means that 1 cubic foot is equal to 0.0283168467117 cubic meters:

1 ft3 = 0.0283168467117 m3

To convert 3 cubic feet into cubic meters we have to multiply 3 by the conversion factor in order to get the volume amount from cubic feet to cubic meters. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft3 → 0.0283168467117 m3

3 ft3 → V(m3)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the volume V in cubic meters:

V(m3) = 3 ft3 × 0.0283168467117 m3

V(m3) = 0.0849505401351 m3

The final result is:

3 ft3 → 0.0849505401351 m3

We conclude that 3 cubic feet is equivalent to 0.0849505401351 cubic meters:

3 cubic feet = 0.0849505401351 cubic meters

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 cubic meter is equal to 11.771555524069 × 3 cubic feet.

Another way is saying that 3 cubic feet is equal to 1 ÷ 11.771555524069 cubic meters.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that three cubic feet is approximately zero point zero eight five cubic meters:

3 ft3 ≅ 0.085 m3

An alternative is also that one cubic meter is approximately eleven point seven seven two times three cubic feet.

Conversion table

cubic feet to cubic meters chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from cubic feet to cubic meters

cubic feet (ft3) cubic meters (m3)
4 cubic feet 0.113 cubic meters
5 cubic feet 0.142 cubic meters
6 cubic feet 0.17 cubic meters
7 cubic feet 0.198 cubic meters
8 cubic feet 0.227 cubic meters
9 cubic feet 0.255 cubic meters
10 cubic feet 0.283 cubic meters
11 cubic feet 0.311 cubic meters
12 cubic feet 0.34 cubic meters
13 cubic feet 0.368 cubic meters